Travel

Growing up, I spent a lot of time at ski resorts. I mean, a LOT. Being from Southern California, Mammoth was a winter staple for us — I learned how to ski there and then spent every subsequent ski season…

I finalized my plans, packed my bags, and made the long journey… right down the street. Sometimes there’s nothing like a proper staycation to give you the quick recharge and refresh you need, without ever leaving your city. I just…

What is more inviting, relaxing and sumptuous than a nice hotel stay? For this wanderlusting babe, absolutely nothing. Since I was just a wee little frequent flyer, staying in hotels has always been a tremendous treat for me. I’ve always…

There are a few items that have persistently resided at the very top of my bucket list for sometime now. Hiking in New Zealand, attending fashion week in Paris, and taking in the sights and flavors of Tokyo. The majestic capital…

This isn’t the first time I’ve posted about Kauai on the blog (and let’s be honest, it probably won’t be the last). However, a fun tidbit I learned after the first Kauai post, was that you guys really love reading…

Sometimes you just need a little getaway, right? After months of a signature Chicago winter wreaking havoc on my psyche and my poor skin being just about as pale as can possibly be, I set my sights on something different….

What could be nicer than a weekend getaway that feels like a complete departure from reality? My estimation after my time at Destination Kohler’s The American Club resort is not much. Not much at all. It was such a treat…

Another post on LA Eats? Yep!! That’s right. Last time I posted on my travel to LA we focused on some fun and tasty things to do outside the city. Wine tasting in Santa Barbara, shuck-your-own-oysters in Ventura, wood-fired pizza…

The notion of “planning a trip to LA” seems somewhat absurd to me at first thought. As a native Los Angeleno, when I travel home to LA from Chicago, I get on a plane, drive to my family’s house and commence…

Aloha, Friends! I hope you’re ready to get tropical. Break out your flip-flops and grab a tiki cocktail, Her Tasty Life is going full luau status today and bringing you the ‘Best of Kauai’ edition. I’m fresh off a trip…